Coronavirus: Further deaths across the county

Coronavirus: Further deaths across the county

Published by George Sharpe at 2:21pm 24th April 2020.

NHS England announces further deaths in Dorset and across the country.

Four more patients have died in the county, bringing Dorset's total up to 107.

One of the patients died at Dorset County Hospital, two of them died Dorset Healthcare University Trust and one at Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals.

A further 587 people, who tested positive for COVID-19 have died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in hospitals in England to 17,373.

Patients were aged between 40 and 102 years old. 34 of the 587 patients (aged between 50 and 102 years old) had no known underlying health condition.